Governing Law and Regulations
Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Hazardous Waste Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Missouri incorporates by reference the federal rules that require biennial reports from hazardous waste large quantity generators (LQGs) and treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) owners or operators. Biennial reports are submitted to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on March 1 of every even-numbered year. The state uses U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Form 8700-13A/B. In addition, Missouri requires quarterly or annual reporting by certain generators and TSDFs. Reports are based on the state's fiscal year, which begins July 1 and ends on June 30 of the following calendar year.
• Administration and enforcement. The Division of Environmental Quality (DEQ) in the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) administers and enforces the federal biennial report requirements as well as ...